Plankenhorn Family History

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Plankenhorn Name Meaning

Variant of German Blankenhorn, a habitational name from a castle so named near Heilbronn in Baden.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Blankenhorn, Blankenheim, Lankenau, Sagehorn, Langendorf, Frankenberg

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Plankenhorn Family Origin

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Plankenhorn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Baker

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Plankenhorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Plankenhorn's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plankenhorn. A less common occupation for the Plankenhorn family was Laborer.

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Plankenhorn Historical Records

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Plankenhorn Life Expectancy

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Famous Plankenhorn Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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